by Laura Leone
Copyright 2001 & 2012 by Laura Resnick
This story first appeared in the anthology Murder Most Romantic (Cumberland House, 2001), ed. Denise Little.
This is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, and incidents are either the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance to actual persons, living or dead, events, or locales is entirely coincidental.